Srinivasa RamanujanSrinivasa Ramanujan
22 December 1887, Indian
Mathematician
Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace
10 December 1815, British
Countess of Lovelace

Werner HeisenbergWerner Heisenberg
05 December 1901, German
Physicist

Grace HopperGrace Hopper
09 December 1906, American
Computer Scientist

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
30 November 1858, Indian
Physicist

J J ThompsonJ. J. Thomson
18 December 1856, British
Physicist, Nobel Prize Winner
Tycho BraheTycho Brahe
14 December 1546, Danish
Astronomer

See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsMileva Marić
19 December 1875, Serbian
Physicist

Robert KochRobert Koch
11 December 1843, German
Physician

Humphry DavyHumphry Davy
17 December 1778, British
Inventor of Davy Lamp
Fritz HaberFritz Haber
09 December 1868, German
Chemist

Max BornMax Born
11 December 1882, German
Physicist
Louis SlotinLouis Slotin
01 December 1910, Canadian
Physicist

Tommy RettigTommy Rettig
10 December 1941, American
Child Actor

Henry MoseleyHenry Moseley
23 November 1887, British
Physicist
Chaim WeizmannChaim Weizmann
27 November 1874, British
Former President of Israel

David BohmDavid Bohm
20 December 1917, American
Scientist
Henri BecquerelHenri Becquerel
15 December 1852, French
Physicist, Discoverer of Radioactivity

Anders CelsiusAnders Celsius
27 November 1701, Swedish
Astronomer, Physicist, Mathematician

Maurice Hugh Frederick WilkinsMaurice Wilkins
15 December 1916, British
Biophysicist
Elizabeth BlackburnElizabeth Blackburn
26 November 1948, Australian, American
American-Australian researcher

Arnold SommerfeldArnold Sommerfeld
05 December 1868, German
Physicist
Theodor SchwannTheodor Schwann
07 December 1810, German
Physiologist

Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
19 December 1852, American
Physicist

Joseph HenryJoseph Henry
17 December 1797, American
Scientist

Carl Gustav Jacob JacobiCarl Gustav Jacob Jacobi
10 December 1804, German
Mathematician
Joseph Louis Gay-LussacJoseph Louis Gay-Lussac
06 December 1778, French
Chemist and Physicist
Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
11 December 1863, American
Astronomer

Richard LeakeyRichard Leakey
19 December 1944, Kenyan
Paleoanthropologist and Conservationist

Willard Frank LibbyWillard Libby
17 December 1908, American
Physical Chemist

Radia PerlmanRadia Perlman
18 December 1951, American
Computer Network Engineer
Philip Warren AndersonPhilip Warren Anderson
13 December 1923, American
Physicist

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Tsung-Dao LeeTsung-Dao Lee
24 November 1926, Chinese, American
Physicist

Charles Scott SherringtonCharles Scott Sherrington
27 November 1857, British
Neurophysiologist

Christian DopplerChristian Doppler
29 November 1803, Austrian
Mathematician & Physicist

Sheldon Lee GlashowSheldon Lee Glashow
05 December 1932, American
Physicist
Hermann Joseph MullerHermann Joseph Muller
21 December 1890, American
Geneticist

Howard Martin TeminHoward Martin Temin
10 December 1934, American
Geneticist and Virologist
Harold E. VarmusHarold E. Varmus
18 December 1939, American
Physician

Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
05 December 1896, Czech, American
Biochemist

Thomas Robert CechThomas Cech
08 December 1947, American
Chemist
Henry TaubeHenry Taube
30 November 1915, Canadian, American
Chemist

Alfred WernerAlfred Werner
12 December 1866, Swiss
Chemist
Salvador MoncadaSalvador Moncada
03 December 1944, Honduran, British
Honduran-British pharmacologist and professor

Paul J. CrutzenPaul J. Crutzen
03 December 1933, Dutch
Atmospheric Chemist

Russell Alan HulseRussell Alan Hulse
28 November 1950, American
Physicist

Richard KuhnRichard Kuhn
03 December 1900, German
Biochemist

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler
26 November 1898, German
Chemist
Upendranath BrahmachariUpendranath Brahmachari
19 December 1873, Indian
Scientist

Niels Ryberg FinsenNiels Ryberg Finsen
15 December 1860, Danish
Physician

Henry Way KendallHenry Way Kendall
09 December 1926, American
Physicist

Andrzej Viktor ‘Andrew’ SchallyAndrew Schally
30 November 1926, Canadian, Polish, American
Endocrinologist
William LipscombWilliam Lipscomb
09 December 1919, American
Chemist

Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
14 December 1922, Russian
Physicist
Cecil Frank Powell C. F. Powell
05 December 1903, British
Physicist

Haldan Keffer HartlineHaldan Keffer Hartline
22 December 1903, American
Physiologist

Manne SiegbahnManne Siegbahn
03 December 1886, Swedish
Physicist
Simon van der MeerSimon van der Meer
24 November 1925, Dutch
Physicist

James RainwaterJames Rainwater
09 December 1917, American
Physicist
Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell
01 December 1925, American
Biochemist

Frank FennerFrank Fenner
21 December 1914, Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox

Robert BrownRobert Brown
21 December 1773, British, Scottish
Botanist
Edward Lawrie TatumEdward Lawrie Tatum
14 December 1909, American
Biochemist

Alfred Day HersheyAlfred Day Hershey
04 December 1908, American
Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine
Cyril DombCyril Domb
09 December 1920, Israeli, British
Theoretical Physicist

George D. SnellGeorge D. Snell
19 December 1903, American
Geneticist

Johannes Diderik van der WaalsJohannes van der Waals
23 November 1837, Dutch
Theoretical Physicist

Freeman DysonFreeman Dyson
15 December 1923, British, American
Mathematician, Theoretical physicist, Nuclear
Sonny PerdueSonny Perdue
20 December 1946, American
Politician
Lawrence SummersLawrence Summers
30 November 1954, American
Economist, University teacher, Professor,

Geoffrey HintonGeoffrey Hinton
06 December 1947, British
Computer scientist

Norbert WienerNorbert Wiener
26 November 1894, American
Mathematician, Autobiographer, University teacher,

Eric S. RaymondEric S. Raymond
04 December 1957, American
Software developer, Engineer, Programmer, Writer,
Tony HsiehTony Hsieh
12 December 1973, American
Entrepreneur

Qian XuesenQian Xuesen
11 December 1911
Astronautical engineer

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
19 December 1963, American
Programmer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist,

Niklas LuhmannNiklas Luhmann
08 December 1927, German
Philosopher, Scientist, Sociologist, University

David GaleDavid Gale
13 December 1921, American
Mathematician, Economist
Jeffrey WigandJeffrey Wigand
17 December 1942, American
Chemist, Activist, Scientist

Johann Wolfgang DöbereinerJohann Wolfgang Döbereiner
13 December 1780, German
Chemist
Peter ScholzePeter Scholze
11 December 1987, German
Mathematician, University teacher

Erasmus DarwinErasmus Darwin
12 December 1731, British
Physician

Carl Wilhelm ScheeleCarl Wilhelm Scheele
09 December 1742, German, Swedish
chemist, pharmacist
John BackusJohn Backus
03 December 1924, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist

Paul GreengardPaul Greengard
11 December 1925, American
Neuroscientist
Robert A. DahlRobert A. Dahl
17 December 1915, American
Political scientist

Nicholas NegroponteNicholas Negroponte
01 December 1943, American
Computer scientist, Architect, Investor,

Ernst ChladniErnst Chladni
30 November 1756, German
Physicist, Astronomer

Peter NorvigPeter Norvig
14 December 1956, American
Computer scientist
Léon WalrasLéon Walras
16 December 1834, French
Economist, University teacher, Mathematician

Martyn PoliakoffMartyn Poliakoff
16 December 1947, British
Chemist, University teacher
Jacob LurieJacob Lurie
07 December 1977, American
Mathematician, University teacher

Hilary KoprowskiHilary Koprowski
05 December 1916, Polish, American
Virologist, Immunologist
Federico FagginFederico Faggin
01 December 1941, Italian
Physicist, Inventor, Computer scientist, Engineer,

George PólyaGeorge Pólya
13 December 1887, American
Mathematician
Gertrude JekyllGertrude Jekyll
29 November 1843, British
Horticulturist, Painter, Gardener, Non-fiction